Electronic signature-gathering could reshape politics in California and beyond.
Thoughts from San Mateo County Election Officers on why they serve on Election Day
Celebrate the ratification of the 26th Amendment which gave 18-20 year-olds the right to vote. Before 1971 only citizens 21 years-old and older could vote.
February is Black History Month
02/19/11 - smdailyjournal.com
02/10/11 - mercurynews.com
March is Woman's History Month in San Mateo County
Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
June is Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! September 15 to October 15
October is Disabilities Awareness Month
Celebrating 85 years of Women's Suffrage
Welcome to the Kids Activity Corner! On this site you'll find lots of exciting and fun activities that will tell you about San Mateo County history and government.